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Beryciformes

Actinopteri - Beryciformes

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1909Beryciformes Regan
1990Beryciformes Nolf and Dockery III p. 8
2002Beryciformes Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Beryciformes Forey et al. p. 229
2006Beryciformes Nelson
2011Beryciformes Long p. 244
2013Beryciformes Betancur-R. et al.
2014Beryciformes Bannikov p. 26

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
NeoteleosteiRosen 1973
Eurypterygia(Rosen 1973)
Ctenosquamata
Acanthomorphata(Rosen 1973)
Euacanthomorphacea
Berycimorphaceae
orderBeryciformesRegan 1909
orderBeryciformesRegan 1909

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marinesubp
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-20 20:59:28
Modified: 2009-07-20 22:59:28
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Early/Lower Cenomanian to the top of the Ionian or 99.60000 to 0.12600 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 93.9 Ma

Collections (58 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Cenomanian100.5 - 93.9Lebanon Paracentrus lebanonensis (124426)
Early/Lower Cenomanian - Middle Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Palestinian Territory Judeoberyx princeps (11804)
Coniacian - Santonian89.8 - 83.6Italy (Gorizia) Beryciformes indet. (103811 116133)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Alabama) Hoplopteryx sp. (81932 82049) Trachichthyidae indet. (82047)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Italy Beryciformes indet. (35332)
Campanian - Early/Lower Maastrichtian83.6 - 66.0USA (South Dakota) Beryx sp. (167918)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0USA (Maryland) Trachichthyidae indet. (127085)
Maastrichtian - Paleocene72.1 - 56.0USA (Arkansas) Beryciformes indet. (145187)
Danian66.0 - 61.6Denmark Centroberyx fragilis, Centroberyx integer (34629)
Tiffanian61.7 - 56.8USA (California) Beryciformes indet. (169439)
Selandian61.6 - 59.2USA (Alabama) Centroberyx sp., Trachichthyidarum stringeri (87817)
Selandian61.6 - 59.2Denmark Centroberyx fragilis, Centroberyx integer, Hoplostethus lacinatus (159793 159794) Centroberyx fragilis, Hoplostethus lacinatus (159792 159795)
Selandian - Thanetian61.6 - 56.0Ukraine Centroberyx sp., Centroberyx anguinicauda, Centroberyx fragilis, Centroberyx integer (159509)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Antarctica (Seymour Island) Notoberyx cionei (176085)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Antarctica Centroberyx sp. (100414)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8United Kingdom (Kent) Argilloberyx prestwichae (13299)
Eocene56.0 - 33.9USA (Texas) Brazosiella kokeni, Brazosiella moseleyi (84145)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2USA (Alabama) Brazosiella kokeni, Brazosiella moseleyi (84149)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2USA (Texas) Brazosiella kokeni, Brazosiella moseleyi (84143 84144 84147)
Middle Eocene - Late/Upper Eocene48.6 - 33.9USA (California) Beryx sanjoaquinensis, Beryx eogenus (191015)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3France Centroberyx eocenicus, Melamphaes acanthifer (188957 188958) Melamphaes acanthifer (188962)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3United Kingdom (England) Monocentris cristata (41992 41996 41998)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3USA (Texas) Brazosiella kokeni, Brazosiella moseleyi (84146)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Germany (Lower Saxony,) Centroberyx sp., Centroberyx ingens, Gephyroberyx hexagonalis, Epigonidarum lerichei (188954)
Lutetian - Bartonian47.8 - 38.0Antarctica (Seymour Island) Beryciformes indet. (53666)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Texas) Brazosiella moselevi, Brazosiella kokeni (7437 7438 7439)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1Romania Beryx altus, Beryx longus (113962)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1Germany Gephyroberyx ostiolatus, Plectrypops insignis, Centroberyx ingens (95898)
Oligocene33.9 - 23.03Czech Republic Gephyroberyx darwinii (125331)
Late/Upper Oligocene28.4 - 23.03USA (Louisiana) Centroberyx sp. (44521)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03Germany (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern) Trachichthyidarum quadrum (32012)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97USA (California) Beryx kcli (191012)
Miocene23.03 - 5.333USA (California) Eritima evides (186018)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Italy Hoplostethus praemediterraneus (187507) Hoplostethus praemediterraneus, Hoplostethus lawleyi (70491) Hoplostethus praemediterraneus, Kryptophanaron sp., Scopelogadus sp., Hoplostethus lawleyi (178120) Hoplostethus praemediterraneus, Melamphaes sp., Scopelogadus sp. (187503) Hoplostethus praemediterraneus, Scopelogadus sp. (187504 187596)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333USA (California) Scopelogadus mizolepis (91023)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Jamaica Phthanophaneron sp. (186673)
Piacenzian - Gelasian3.6 - 1.806Italy Sargocentron rubrum (57058)
Gelasian2.588 - 1.806Italy Hoplostethus sp., Scopelogadus beanii (159096)
Ionian0.781 - 0.126Italy Hoplostethus mediterraneus (159361)